One dies four injured at Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge construction site

Hong Kong 20 Oct 2014

A man was has been killed in an industrial which happened at a construction site for the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge (Delta Bridge) in Chek Lap Kok, Hong Kong. Four others were injured. The accident happened in the early hours of yesterday morning.

According to a number of Hong Kong media organisations the five were working at a 15-meter high pier operating a crane machine to lift construction materials when the pier collapsed and two workers fell to the ground.

One of them, a 43-year-old man, died after being rushed to hospital. Among the four injured, three of them are still in hospital, with one man in critical condition.

They mainly suffered injuries to their feet, backs, and waists. After preliminary investigations, the authorities did not find the incident suspicious.

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